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Bernie's Irish Pub

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19 Thai Van Lung Dist 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
08 3822 1720
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7:00 am - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 1:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Delivery, Reservations
Description: Bernie’s is an contemporary Irish Pub located downtown Saigon Dist 1, open...
Bernie’s is an contemporary Irish Pub located downtown Saigon Dist 1, open 7 days a week from 7am until at least midnight. We pride ourselves on being a pub where people can come to relax, feel comfortable, eat, drink and have great craic (fun in Irish).Whether you are coming for a pint & a chat, to meet new people or a sports event your are always made to feel welcome.At Bernie’s you will find a big selection of beers including Irelands famous export Guinness, a large wine list and great collection of spirits with equally the largest selection of whiskeys in town. The kitchen open all day from 7am until 11pm serving a large menu of over 120 items, ranging from traditional Irish fare such as Irish lamb stew, beef & Guinness pie to international dishes and of course Vietnamese cuisine. Try our all day breakfast!Bernie’s offers a variety of areas to enjoy, a large bar, back lounge area or upstairs where we host live music and a function area available for your party.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Bernies is now Dublin Gate

Look for Dublin Gate if you come back to VN. Appears to be the same place. Enjoy cider and beer. Have been here many times as Bernie's.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
KdWigal
Good for:
  • Bar scene
  • Families with children
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Large groups
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Look for Dublin Gate if you come back to VN. Appears to be the same place. Enjoy cider and beer. Have been here many times as Bernie's.

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Phan Rang-Thap Cham, Vietnam
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Well when i left HCMC for my secondment to Hanoi The Dublin Gate Restaurant & Irish pub was known as Bernie's and already had a very good reputation. I was surprised to see the name had changed and furthermore pleasantly surprised when i entered The Dublin Gate. The fixtures and fittings have been updated in a good way which gives... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

A bar, rather than a pub. And an excellent, clean and friendly bar it is! Sadly, no Guinness on tap, but in "draft" cans it is a good alternative. However, Tenants Scottish Stout is available on tap, as is Tiger Beer and Magners cider. The bar boasts a huge range of Malt Whisky and Whiskey, including some very rare specimens.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Restaurant has several TVs and a pool table. Great for drinks with Heineken, Magners cider and Guiness on tap. Wouldn't recommend eating here. Kitchen had run out of some ingredients so we couldn't order our original meal. Ordered a chicken burger but was delivered a cheese burger (although they did offer to change it) and a grilled chicken sandwich. Food... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

Very good Irish bar with plasma tv and most sporting events. Music can be changed to a customers taste from the bar PC. Has a small outside area with tables as well as an indoor bar and is situated at the lower end of bar street so is central. Limited food menu. Pleasant bar staff who can speak English. Well... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Beanies looked to be the perfect spot to watch a NRL game as publicised on their website. On arrival the game was on but no volume just loud bad music playing. I asked to have the volume turned up and the Chanel was changed then couldn't get the game back on. Moved to another tv and asked again for the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

My friend Nhan and I had been riding around Saigon doing some shopping. Lunch time & I produced a business card for Bernie's. Had been there 2 years ago and had lunch & beers out front & watched the street scene. It was pretty damn good then. Bernie's wife told us all about Bernie & his time with a certain... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Stopped in here for a drink. Nothing earth shattering to say, except that my girlfriend ordered a Cosmopolitan and according to her, was the best one she has ever had. But, in a place like Vietnam, the drinks were a little on the expensive side (100,000 VND for a pint of Heineken), so I might recommend going elsewhere.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

This was a typical Irish bar except.... No Guiness! Not even in bottles or cans. This was extremely disappointing. The food was good though.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Now living in HCMC, had to do the Irish pubs. Bernie's is the better of the Irish pubs in the city. Went there yesterday for lunch & a pint with some visitors. Decided to try the full Irish breakfast :( The Sausage - let down. The Black pudding - let down :( Anyways... main reason for this review is the... More 

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Additional Information about Bernie's Irish Pub

Address: 19 Thai Van Lung Dist 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Phone Number: 08 3822 1720
Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Ho Chi Minh City
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday 7:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday 7:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday 7:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday 7:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday 7:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday 7:00 am - 1:00 am
Cuisine: Irish, International, Asian, Pub, Australian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 19 Thai Van Lung Dist 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Ho Chi Minh City
  • Phone Number: 08 3822 1720

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Irish, International, Asian, Pub, Australian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene, Families with children, Doing business, Special occasions, Large groups

Description

Bernie’s is an contemporary Irish Pub located downtown Saigon Dist 1, open 7 days a week from 7am until at least midnight. We pride ourselves on being a pub where people can come to relax, feel comfortable, eat, drink and have great craic (fun in Irish).Whether you are coming for a pint & a chat, to meet new people or a sports event your are always made to feel welcome.At Bernie’s you will find a big selection of beers including Irelands famous export Guinness, a large wine list and great collection of spirits with equally the largest selection of whiskeys in town. The kitchen open all day from 7am until 11pm serving a large menu of over 120 items, ranging from traditional Irish fare such as Irish lamb stew, beef & Guinness pie to international dishes and of course Vietnamese cuisine. Try our all day breakfast!Bernie’s offers a variety of areas to enjoy, a large bar, back lounge area or upstairs where we host live music and a function area available for your party.
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday
7:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
7:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
7:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
7:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday
7:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
7:00 am - 1:00 am

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